River Metropolis’s Joyce Falconer ‘stunned’ to get name again to BBC cleaning soap however felt ‘proper at dwelling’ when she returned

River Metropolis ‘s Joyce Falconer says she was “stunned” to obtain a name throughout lockdown asking her to return to Shieldinch.

The actress, who performs Roisin McIntyre, has been talking about her time within the much-loved BBC Scotland cleaning soap forward of its twentieth anniversary this weekend.

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Joyce, 53, says she believed that her character was “carried out and dusted”, however felt proper at dwelling as quickly as she stepped again onto the Montego Avenue cobbles.

Tomorrow, Saturday September 24, marks precisely twenty years since River Metropolis aired and there will be a ‘River Metropolis: 20 12 months Celebration’ present on iPlayer, which might be hosted by Grant Scott, who performs Sam.

Joyce Falconer who performs Roisin McIntyre in River Metropolis (Picture: Alan Peebles)

On Monday, September 26, there will be a particular anniversary episode which can centre round Stephen Purdon, who performs Bob O’Hara.

Written by Johnny McKnight, Bob displays on twenty years of dwelling in Shieldinch and, after consuming from a mystical bottle of booze, finest mates Bob and Angus get up in a multiverse the place most of the misplaced associates from their previous nonetheless exist.

Joyce Falconer with Daily Record Showbiz Reporter Paul Smith
Joyce Falconer with Every day File Showbiz Reporter Paul Smith (Picture: Alan Peebles)

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Talking to the Every day File, Joyce stated: “It is pretty to be right here for the twentieth anniversary, me and Stephen have been right here from the start and funnily sufficient had been the final two to be solid.

“I simply thought I used to be carried out and dusted, however the producer stated they’d a personality in thoughts, after which determined to deliver Roisin again.

“I felt very a lot at dwelling and comfy as quickly as I received again on set,” she added.

Joyce and Paul all smiles outside The Tall Ship
Joyce and Paul all smiles exterior The Tall Ship (Picture: Alan Peebles)

“I hadn’t seen a lot of the unique solid, so it was pretty to have everybody again right here.”

Roisin’s earlier exit from River Metropolis noticed her run away to America with a sugar daddy.

Throughout her first spherical within the cleaning soap, she married barman Raymond Henderson, earlier than he ran off along with her sister. However they are going to be reunited on Monday.

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“I hadn’t seen a lot of Paul Samson, who performs Raymond.

“I’ve received a wee half with him, so that’s good.”

You may watch River Metropolis: 20 12 months Celebration with Grant Scott on iPlayer from Saturday, and the River Metropolis twentieth anniversary episode will air on the BBC Scotland channel at 10pm on Monday September 26, and on BBC One Scotland at 7pm on Tuesday September 27.

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